There are 3 ways to get from Basel to Kembs by train, bus or car

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Kleinkems Rb / ...

$12 - $19

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Louis Carrefour Central to Rue des Romains, Kembs 6 / ...

$3 - $6

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Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Kembs 11.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Basel to Kembs is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Kembs is to drive which costs SFr 2 - SFr 4 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Saint-Louis Carrefour Central and arriving at Rue des Romains, Kembs. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Kleinkems. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Basel and Kembs is 15 km. The road distance is 18.3 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Kembs without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 18.

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The train from Basel Bad Bf to Kleinkems takes 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Basel to Kembs bus services, operated by Distribus, depart from Saint-Louis Carrefour Central station.

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Basel to Kembs train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Basel Bad Bf station.

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The best way to get from Basel to Kembs is to train which takes 18 min and costs SFr 12 - SFr 18. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 3 - SFr 6 and takes 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Kembs.
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  • Distance: 9.7 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Kembs, France?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Kembs hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Distribus operates a bus from Basel to Kembs hourly, and the journey takes 31 min. Conseil départemental du Haut-Rhin also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Kleinkems
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Distribus
Phone
03-89-69-73-65
Email
distribus@l-k.fr
Website
distribus.com
Bus from Saint-Louis Carrefour Central to Rue des Romains, Kembs
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
distribus.com
Conseil départemental du Haut-Rhin
Phone
03 89 30 68 68
Website
haut-rhin.fr
Bus from Saint-Louis Lycée Mermoz to Maison du Patrimoine
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
haut-rhin.fr

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Basel to Kembs bus services, operated by Distribus, arrive at Rue des Romains, Kembs station.

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Basel to Kembs train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Kleinkems station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Kembs is 18 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Basel to Kembs.

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